Discussing the Bulletin and the UCU Strike

August 16, 2018

Seth, Lydia, Callum, Jessica, and Jamie sat down to discuss The University Worker. This was a rank-and-file bulletin produced by academic workers during the UCU strike. The podcast covers why Notes from Below helped to produce and host the bulletin, its impact during the strike, and advice for people who want to put together their own workplace bulletin.


Seth Wheeler (@sethnotes)

Seth Wheeler is a PhD student at the University of Royal Holloway.

Callum Cant (@CallumCant1)

Callum Cant is currently writing Working for Deliveroo, forthcoming with Polity Press. He is a PhD student at the University of West London.

Jessica Thorne (@th0rnenotes)

Jessica Thorne is a Masters research student in History at Royal Holloway, University of London, addressing the histories of Spanish Anarchism and anti-francoist resistance movements in Europe. She tweets in a personal capacity @th0rnenotes and helps to run the Base Union Coordination twitter account @BaseUnion.

Jamie Woodcock (@jamie_woodcock)

Jamie Woodcock works as a researcher.

Lydia Hughes (@lydiakathleenh)

Lydia Hughes is a trade union organiser.